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Jul 14, 2012 7:30am EDT
convenience stores. he's on the phone with us. good morning. >> good morning. >> help us break down the stet lment. who is the real winner here? is it the retailer? >> unfortunately, it's not. the only winners are visa, mastercard and their banks. they have gotten a hall pass if this deal goes through. it's not a done deal. it's a proposal now. they have a hall pass to continue to raise their swipe fees without restraint and not have anybody be able to enforce the law against them. they have to be feeling good now. >> the swipe fee reduction is only for eight months. what could happen after that. it could go back up? >> i tell you, with the credit card companies, you always have to read the fine print. what you read this is remarkable. they are not even going to reduce the swipe fees for the eight months. what they are going to do is take the dollar value of that and roll it into the settlement. because there's nothing to change the structure of how they do things today, by the time the merchants actually get any of that money, swipe fees will have gone up by more than the amount of tha
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Jul 21, 2012 12:00pm PDT
sure what kind of materials he had been using and they want to use a robot with cameras and now they can really get a sense of what they were up against. this could have been an incredibly tragic and more deadly situation with someone unsuspecting just walked into this apartment and this thing was ready to trigger as soon as someone opened the door and that could have easily have killed more people. >> so, ed, i wonder, this is a pretty sizeable apartment complex and they have cordoned off the wear and evacuated that apartment complex for an undetermined amount of time. have some of the residents of that apartment complex been milling around? have they been asking questions about where they'll retrieve their belongings and pets or anything like that? >> reporter: you know, what's really frightening is we've spoken -- some of my colleagues have spoken to the woman that lives just below james holmes and is obviously one of the people that had been evacuated. she explained to us the night of the shooting that there was loud music emerging from james holmes apartment and that she ha
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Jul 24, 2012 9:00am EDT
place at the last minute. so they need to get their game on. >> give us the bottom line. with all the last-minute changes, it makes for some uncomfortable feelings as far as the athletes are concerned too. >> you know, the athletes and a lot of the british people are saying that with the army and the military in charge, and the uniforms, boots are on the ground, that they feel a lot safer. you're going to have the military, who is accustomed to fighting wars, also going to be handling things like bag checks, x-ray scanners, metal detectors. there's an electric fence around the stadium. you know, cctv, this is one of the places where anything that you do can be seen in this country. so that will be on. and then there's six surface-to-air missiles in east london on top of buildings all the for security. so people say with the military, they feel safer. >> zain verjee reporting live for us from london. >>> let's turn our attention now to colorado. bursts of gunfire killed and wounded so many in minutes, but police say james holmes may have spent months plotting the sophisticated deat
CNN
Jul 24, 2012 6:00am PDT
is joining us from london. why are they doing this thing? >> basically, there was a mess-up, carol, by a private security company that was supposed to deliver security. what they total messed up. so the number one message you need to get this morning is here in london the army is in charge of security. basically, you're looking at protecting heads of states, governments, prime ministers, presidents from around the world. you've got kings and squequeenst are going to be here, celebrities from all over the world. hollywood's a listers hosting amazing parties and attending the games as well. you have the athletes and the fans. so security has to be topnotch. i want to look at the numbers just to give you a breakdown of what's happened here. the private security company called g4s was not able to supply 10,400 guard as they promised. so at the 11th hour, they said, oops, we can't do it, so the uk had to draft in the military. so today they said they were going to deploy an extra 1,200 troops, and that's on top of the 3,500 that they had already deployed. so we're looking at a total sec
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Jul 21, 2012 3:00pm EDT
of the people that had been evacuated. she explained to us the night of the shooting that there was loud music emerging from james holmes apartment and that she had gone up there to knock on the door and at one point had called authorities to let them know about that, but they said they were too busy with the shooting and they couldn't spare someone to come over here and do that, but she said the door was unlocked and told us the door was unlocked. obviously, she's very emotional about the fact she easily could have opened up that door and who knows what would have happened if she had done that. so luckily, for her, she decided not to do that and went back downstairs, but a lot of this area remains cordoned off and remains shut down. at one point, it would allow authorities to come back and james holmes' apartment, that will be shut down for quite some time and i'm not sure whether the surrounding areas will be opened up here in the coming days. obviously, the people whoive around this area are probably antsy to get back into their apartments and they'll be passing on developments a
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Jul 22, 2012 1:00pm PDT
me on "your money." have a great weekend. > hello everyone. thanks for joining us. right now president obama is on his way to colorado to provide comfort to the victims of the deadly shooting in aurora. in a few hours the people of aurora come together to hold a prayer vigil for the victims. >>> investigators will be examining some of the explosives removed from the suspected gunman's home. tomorrow the suspect is expected to make his first public appearance in court. >>> the manager of a gun range is now coming forward saying his contact with james holmes was weird and even bizarre. let's get to drew griffin who joins us now in denver on the phone. what are you learning? >> interesting thing. james holmes replied online on june 25th to join a private gun range out in colorado about a half hour drive from where he was living. and the owner there called back and got a message on james holmes' message machine that he described as very weird almost as if the person leaving the message was drunk, just weird and bizarre, a deep gutteral forced voice on the message machine. he said
CNN
Jul 22, 2012 4:00pm EDT
with the guns he was using allegedly to kill these people. >> has this gun range manager talked to authorities to reveal the information or have they come to him hoping this might fill in blanks in the investigation? >> i don't have that answer directly but the police have either been in front of or right behind us every step of the way. once this person's name came forward i'm sure he was contacted by the fbi which has been combing this town or police. again, he had no direct contact. it was only an online application and out of due diligence this gun range owner calls back to kind of query people over the phone and got this very weird and bizarre message. he had never met holmes. holmes never followed up on the online application. it was the one online application on june 25th. >> very fascinating information. >>> some in the theater that night in aurora are revealing more, describing in vivid detail how they narrowly escaped death. you have been hearing incredible stories from survivors. what more are they telling you? >> reporter: we are hearing from survivors. it wasn't just t
CNN
Jul 17, 2012 6:00am PDT
much for joining us this morning. i'm carol costello. we begin with an ongoing investigation. after a food safety scare at 30,000 feet. we're talking about sewing needles found in sandwiches served on four separate delta flights. the planes were heading from amsterdam to minneapolis and seattle. and also on two flights into atlanta. one passenger aboard the minneapolis flight was hurt by a needle, but did not need medical attention after the plane landed. so is all of this coincidence or is it something more? sandra endo is in washington to tell us. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, carol. that's certainly something authorities are looking into. the fbi and local law enforcement in the netherlands are trying to find out how those needles got into those turkey sandwiches. two of the needles were found by passengers, and one was discovered by an air marshal. when delta found out about the needles in the food, the airline says it notified all 18 flights from amsterdam to stop serving the sandwiches. here's what one passenger who got one of the contaminated sandwiches said when h
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Jul 16, 2012 10:00am PDT
vote. well after weeks of legal back and forth, the state's allowed to use a federal database to remove noncitizens from the voter rolls. critics say this process targets poor and minority voters. but florida's governor says it's going to help improve the election process. john zarrella reporting from miami. >> reporter: for months state of florida wrangling with the federal government over access to a federal database. now this federal database has lists of people who are in the country legally but not eligible to vote. well, over the weekend, florida and the department of homeland security finally arrived at an agreement which will allow florida access to that database so that it can go through and look for people in the state who probably shouldn't be on the voter rolls. now, governor rick scott said this morning on cnn that this was, in fact, an important step. >> i don't know anybody, any supervisor of election or anybody in the state thinks nonu.s. citizens ought to be voting our races. it's good for all of the citizens. >> reporter: officials will have to be trained on exa
CNN
Jul 17, 2012 12:00pm PDT
our hands on video documenting this tragedy. she's live with us. take us back to what happened in douma on june 29th. >> reporter: the reason why it's taken three weeks to get our hands on that video is because the activists that wanted to shoot it were stuck there for well over a week and it was an ordeal to get the footage from damascus to us here in lebanon. we have to warn that the images are disturbing. the power is out in the streets. the three activists don't dare shine a light. there's a sniper lurking. gunfire in the distance forces them to pick up the pace. the activists are part of the oppositions media operation. they smuggled themselves into the damascus suburb last month and risked their lives to document this. a massacre said to have taken place just hours earlier. among the corpses strewn about, that of a little girl. a man points to one of bodies and says he was executed, a civilian. points to a second corpse and adds this is his cousin, shot because he tried to save him. residents are readying the bodies for burial. blood soaking through the funeral sheets. the n
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Jul 18, 2012 3:00pm EDT
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Jul 17, 2012 3:00pm EDT
foot and carry out these types of massacres. it's difficult for us to determine fact exactly what is happening because the government is not allowing us access into the country. it continues to claim it is fighting these terrorist organizations with some sort of foreign agenda. >> that's why this tape was so important to underscore the humanitarian crisis and tragedy at the same time. thank you so much. we appreciate it. >>> we've got a lot more to cover this hour. take a look. still in clues, still no answers. >> it's just baffling to try to figure out the pieces to the puzzle. looking at it, it doesn't make any sense. >> it's as though they disappeared in thin air in broad daylight. >> family members brace for the worst. >>> two armed men storm into a florida cafe ordering everyone to the ground. just when you thought that was the end of it, this guy comes to the rescue. >>> another unbelievable rescue caught on video. a 7-year-old girl falls from a third story window right into the armies of a hero. >> she was still standing there. i just positioned myself. hopefully i would catch
CNN
Jul 13, 2012 12:00pm PDT
. >> reporter: this is just kind of coming in to us right now and it's really fascinating when you look at how these networks that take nuclear material from the u.s. and then provide it overseas. two men have been indicted. a citizen of iran and a resident of china are being accused to try to obtain and illegally export these u.s. materials toer rang. and they're used to construct, operate and maintain gas center fudges. there was a statement that was released by lisa monaco. she's the assistant attorney general iranian networks continue to target u.s. and western companies for technology acquisition by using fraud front companies and middle men in nations around the globe. so essentially the citizens of people who are doing things like this are setting up fake companies, trying to buy materials from the u.s. and then slip them into iran and obviously with iran's nuclear programs right now, you can see the concerns with that. one other thing that came out in this, some of the details against these men in particular, the indictment, i'm going to read to it you one more time because it's so fas
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Jul 13, 2012 3:00pm EDT
the mere movement of materials like this. >> keep us posted on more developments, suzanne kelly, in washington. >>> they admit to failing their school, but they're not resigning over it. the penn state board of trustees are meeting right now after a scathing report on the jerry san dews kay scandal. >> the board as the group that has paramount accountability for overseeing and ensuring the proper functioning and governance of the university accepts full responsibility for each of the failures that occurred. >> investigators led by former fbi director louie freeh in the record said that the board also failed to do its job by not inquiring about important university matters and by not creating an environment where senior university officials felt accountable, end quote. the trustees say they take full accountability for the promise and they are willing to act on the recommendations on the freeh report but none offer to step down now. the former person state head coach joe pan terin know ---this statue from the campus, including some of his own friends like former florida state coach b
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Jul 16, 2012 1:00am PDT
meet the food needs of the country, we're still going to be able to export. the real challenge for us, though, is that the usda does not have the tools it once had to help people through these difficult times. it left us with very little option in terms of being able to provide help to them folks and that's why it's imperative that the house leadership get the food and farms bill on the floor and get it voted on before november 30th. >> we've seen in terms of crop increases, corn up 17%. wheat is up 29%. that is bounce to have an effect on food supply at some level. and what we're talking about here is meat, eggs, poultry, milk. do you expect prices on those products to go up in the grocery store? >> here is the interesting thing about this. and it gives me an opportunity to point out how little of that grocery store dollar the farmers actually get. while these commodity prices will likely increase, it will have a marginal impact on food prices. what really drives food prices more significantly are energy costs. >> it's my understanding, mr. secretary, that prices on a lot of things f
CNN
Jul 26, 2012 6:00am PDT
right now. >>> good morning. thank you so much for joining us this morning. i'm carol costello. we begin with new details from the colorado shooting rampage. some are chilling, some reassuring. for the first time, neighbors of accused shooter james holmes are allowed to go back home. over the weekend, police diffused a catastrophic booby trap in his apartment. the killings are fuelling a new gun control debate in the presidential race. president obama and republican mitt romney are trading jabs. more on that in a few minutes. but here's the sobering development. just before the killings, holmes apparently sent a package to the university of colorado in raraur aurora where he had recently dropped out of classes, and the content times reportedly showed a fury was building. >> we were told that there is verbiage, kind of a pent-up was the phrase used, writings about shooting people, and that there were some very rudimentary images in there of a shooter and victims. >> cheryl o root is a forensic psychologist and expert on the criminal mind. she is joining us from los angeles. welcome.
CNN
Jul 26, 2012 9:00am EDT
was building. >> we were told that there is verbiage, kind of a pent-up was the phrase used, writings about shooting people, and that there were some very rudimentary images in there of a shooter and victims. >> cheryl o root is a forensic psychologist and expert on the criminal mind. she is joining us from los angeles. welcome. >> thank you. good to be here. >> when you first heard about this notebook showing up at the university of colorado, what went through your mind? >> it made me really wish that they had received this in time. it does seem like this was a cry for help. it seems like this was something that when mr. holmes was preparing this, it seems like he was really trying to communicate about what he had been planning to do, and if someone had seen it, it might have triggered a duty to warn, which would have trumped his confidentiality and would have allowed them to warn and take action before this happened. >> it could be a cry for help, or it could be a manifesto. how can we tell the difference? >> well, my personal view of what may have been going on with this
CNN
Jul 16, 2012 8:00am PDT
fulfill the contract of supplying 10,000 guards. you're going to help us out, so the government has said that 5 3,500 soldiers will be added to the mix making about 17,5 00 at the olympics, also police are stepping in to secure nine different sites. the whole thing is clearly very embarrassing. the british home secretary is being questioned behind me in the house of commons about exactly when she knew that the shortfall was going to happen and why more wasn't done earlier. >> and dan, this is my question, you say they're bringing in police, they're bringing in military personnel, but they're doing this less than two weeks ahead of the games. how do you train people properly no matter what their background, to make sure the games are secure? that's the big concern right now. >> absolutely. yeah, i mean, what they're saying is that luckily, the british armed forces have stepped in, they feel they have the skill set to step in at short notice to conduct things like running x-ray machines, searching bags, checking tickets and so on. you know, obviously highly organized, highly trained. they
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Jul 30, 2012 10:00am PDT
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Jul 21, 2012 7:30am EDT
director of the fbi. tom, thank you for joining us. what are the top priorities for the investigators who are on the scene right now? what are they doing first? >> good morning, gary. i think they're still assessing what they have inside that apartment to the best of their ability to do it from outside the apartment. they would have run optical devices into it, infrared scanners, any number of devices to try to analyze from the outside. but at some point the only way to do that is for a live person to go inside there. one of the other aspects going on investigatively would be to determine did holmes have the the capability to make booby-traps to do all of that. he may have just strung a bunch of wires around and put containers in containers around that aren't sphroes and i was not wired to explode when somebody goes in there. that they don't know. but they have to prepare for the worst that he did know. but investigatively they will be trying to look at how he would have learned how to do this. would he have obtained the information off the internet, taken out library books on how to do v
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Jul 23, 2012 10:00am PDT
be expected under the circumstances. she would not talk with us about where they are physically located right now. citing concerns about their safety. but to repeat, she is going to come out and read a prepared statement, and the most extensive comments from the family since this shooting happened last week, suzanne. >> and do we have any sense, casey, of what their emotions are? what they are actually experiencing now? have they expressed remorse or get or surprise? >> really all we have is from last friday when the family released through local police officials a statement expressing their condolences to all of those who were impacted by this tragedy. also requesting privacy for the family at this time, but we do not have anything in detail in terms of their emotions and the reaction to this horrific crime that their son is being, a about to be charged with, suzanne. >> we will keep a close eye on that attorney and the statement that they will make later today. thank you, casey. we have in depth coverage of the court appearance by james holmes and of course, the continuing inv
CNN
Jul 10, 2012 6:00am PDT
. >>> good morning to you. thank you so much for joining us. i'm carol costello. right now, president obama is just about to head to the heartland. he is visiting the battle ground state of iowa and reaching out to middle class voters. that's who would most benefit from his plan to extend the bush era tax cuts. >> here's what's going to change. basically if we don't do anything, everybody's taxes go up at the end of this year. now, understand what i'm proposing is 98% of america, 98% of american families, won't see their taxes go up according to my plaque. -- plan. the only folks who would see their taxes go up would be the top 2%, folks like me who don't need those tax breaks, are doing just fine without them. >> republicans will seize the spotlight first in cedar rapids. just before the obama event, they will unveil this website to take one of obama's arguments and turn it against him. outsourcing. that's what it's about. weeks after the obama campaign first accused mr. romney, the businessman, of sending american jobs overseas, republicans return fire. they say that the president did the
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Jul 11, 2012 6:00am PDT
for joining us. we begin this morning with a terrifying airline flight into miami. this morning, we are learning just how bad it was. flight 1780 was en route from aruba when it slammed into turbulence on its initial descent about 30 minutes before landing. pilots landed without major incident but a dozen people were injured, five of them taken to the hospital. >> i never felt something like that in the past. basically, we didn't know anything. and the bumps, you just think that it's going down. >> i thought we were going to die. it was scary. >> john is in miami following this story. i guess american airlines is saying there was nothing on the radar to indicate such violent turbulence in the air. the passengers had no warning? >> well, they had their seat belts on because they were on its final descent, 30 minutes from landing. anybody who flies in south florida, in florida, in the summertime, knows that turbulence is not unusual. in fact, it was just an article in one of the local papers about a week ago discussing the fact that in the summertime in florida, afternoon, early eveni
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Jul 11, 2012 9:00am EDT
denatured alcohol and a chemical used to make plastic. our affiliate wbns reports at least two people were hurt. >>> a pit maneuver could not stop an l.a. area police pursuit involving a teacher accused of lewd acts on a former student. instead, the teacher himself ended the chase dramatically. there you see it, he went airborne, crashing through a guard rail, slamming into a tree. the teacher is expected to survive. he is probably in custody this morning. >>> nearly two weeks to the day after the u.s. supreme court left its stamp on president obama's health care law, house republicans are poised to do the same thing. but they are seeking a very different outcome. >> the american people do not want to go down the path of obamacare. that's why we have voted over 30 times to repeal it, to replace it, and we are resolved to have this law go away. and we're going to do everything we can to stop it. >> senior congressional correspondent dana bash is on capitol hill. some call this vote symbolic, noting that any measure would likely die in the senate. but it will still be a pretty dramatic
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Jul 1, 2012 5:00pm EDT
the seat is kind of right where we left it. >> and it sounds very much to us like that is the man who owned the home. we can't independently verify that because this was shot by the neighbor. the media was not allowed in. this is remarkable video. this is the first time we are seeing the damage first-hand as the families go back to the area. jim spellman is in colorado springs. we will talk to him later on about this. everything that is happening in just a little while, 5:30 eastern time. >>> heat as well as gusty winds are an issue for firefighters battling the wildfires near colorado springs. the weather conditions have kept some from going to see the conditions. for the one whose are going back fire officials are warning them to stay vigilant. >> as you repopulate these areas you will see smoke. you will not see the firefighters but they are there. >> the waldo canyon fire has destroyed nearly 350 homes and burned more than 1,700 acres. >>> temperatures rising and power lines down around much of the northeast. >> powers out. anything goes. >> i guess a light moment in what could be
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Jul 16, 2012 12:00pm PDT
romney. he used reports by tax notes to claims on romney wants to ship jobs overseas. >> we have not found any serious economic study that says governor romney's economic plan would create jobs until today. i've got to be honest. today we found out there's a new study out by nonpartisan economists that says governor romn romney's plan would create 800,000 jobs. there's one problem. the jobs wouldn't be in america. >> some of president advisors favor the idea as well. >>> we've got a lot more ahead this hour. take a look. >> we just pray that they are found and brougt back to their families. >> few leads but lots of questions over the disappearance of two iowa girls. they went for a back ride and vanished. >> i'm trying to stay positive and hope that god returns them to us safely. >> now the search for clues, anything to help find them. >>> those two americans taken hostage in egypt have been freed. find out how it went down. >>> later, living proof that perti pertistance pays off. how this man recovered his stolen car 42 years later. there are a lot of warning lights and sounds vying
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Jul 11, 2012 3:00pm EDT
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Jul 3, 2012 3:00pm EDT
french president as well. thank you for being with us. >> thank you. >>> top of the hour now. i'm ashleigh banfield. first, we got this news. he was the ultimate tv good guy. andy griffith, the small town sheriff who was a big favorite to viewers. take a look. >> right here on the floor. >> i told you. i said i just wanted. >> starring with don knotts back in the '60s. griffith died today at the age of 86. americans everywhere are grieving the loss including at the white house. president obama said in a statement. michelle and i were saddened to hear about the passing of andy griffith this morning. the love by generations of forms and revered by entertainers who followed in his footsteps. he brought us characters from sheriff andy taylor to ben matlock and warmed the hearts of americans everywhere. our thoughts and prayers are with andy's family. larry king talked to me earlier about the actor and remember him real fond lly too. have a listen. >> he was a wonderful guest because he answered the question you asked and responded in kind. he did major movies. he did one of the funnie
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Jul 12, 2012 1:00pm EDT
them, but they insisted that paterno did not know that sandusky was a child predator. joining us live from philadelphia, cnn contributor and patriots news reporter sara ganim. you've been covering this story from the very beginning. this is a panel that reviewed more than, what, 3.5 million documents, held 430 interviews before coming up with this report. how does this break down in terms of who was most responsible? >> well, judge louie freeh said it comes down to these four people, joe paterno, the president graham spanier and those two penn state officials who have already been charged with lying in the criminal investigation, tim curley and gary schultz. when he was asked about other employees, or more wide cover-up, he denied any other employees are responsible for actively concealing the allegations against jerry sandusky. he did lay some blame on the board of trustees for a lack of oversight. he said they were simply too lax and let a couple of people get away with too much power and not enough responsibility to report. but as far as other people that they lay blame for ac
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Jul 25, 2012 9:00am EDT
we know he can hear us. we told him that he needs to get back because he needs to be a dad. >> doctors here at the hospital have caleb in a medically induced coma. his brother says caleb seems to understand what happened. what's unclear is whether or not he's aware he has a new baby boy. >> if you would like to help this family in its moment of crisis, here is the website for donations. the address is calebmedley.com/help. you can find that link on my blog website as well, that's cnn.com/newsroom. click on the tab with my name. you can make a donation. i think they are already up to, what, $195,000. their goal is $500,000. caleb's medical bills could top $2 million. >>> in the meantime, survivors of the shooting spree received a surprise visit from the actor who was on the screen at the time of the shooting spree. christian bale met with the victims and their families and visited a memorial for those killed. >> it really showed his humanity and that he does care about people. and he cares about his fans. >> it was not a canned speech. it was nothing hollywood. he was the hu
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Jul 7, 2012 4:30am PDT
is going for her fifth title. amanda is joining us. serena is the clear favorite today, right? we hope? >> reporter: yes. good morning. that is the case. afraid to say it's a wet morning here at wimbledon. serena williams on the top of your game is hard enough. she's face iing someone who was forced to keocancel her news conference ahead of her grand slam final. she will be fit to play today. really, without that, she was going to be the underdog going into this one against the 13-time grand slam champion, as you say. she's lost to serena in both premeetings. serena, looking for her fifth title here at wimbledon. she's not had it all her own way. six weeks ago, she was in the first round of the french open. she's stepped it up here in the last couple matches beating a champion hitting a record 24 aces in the semifinal against victoria. you would say serena williams the fan favorite. people are hoping it's not a two-set blink and you miss it. >> absolutely. let's talk about the men. that happens tomorrow. murray in a wimbledon final. people were celebrating like crazy yesterday, ri
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Jul 22, 2012 7:00pm PDT
injured. >> tonight we honor loved ones no longer with us. tonight we support the survivors. tonight we reach out to each other and love each other and love our neighbors and demonstrate what it means to be a community of good, caring, and loving people. >> good, caring, and loving people. of course, the mayor saying that this community not defined by the tragedy. they're defined by their coll t collective spirits and how well they help each other. the president of the united states speak aing just before this them memorial from the university of colorado hospital. the prident reading a bible verse from revelations starting off and talking about the heros in all of this. the president, as well, saying he did not want to talk about the suspect in all of this and told the families, comforted them by saying over time that his name will fade away. the mentioning of his name will fade away, especially when the full force of the law comes down on him, and he will be, tomorrow, in court. we'll bring that to you tomorrow. right now, we want to focus on the survivors here and focus on that memor
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Jul 3, 2012 6:00am PDT
carol costello. thank you so much for being with us today. we begin this hour with the western wildfires, growing in size and claiming more lives. so far, 1.9 million acres have burned. that's equivalent to an incredible 3,000 square miles. to give you an idea of just how huge that is, it's roughly the size of delaware and rhode island combined. and then there's the human toll. two crew members are confirmed dead in the weekend crash of an air tanker in south dakota. cnn affiliates say two other firefighters aboard that c-130 were also killed. one family member spoke to wbtv just before the doomed flight. >> it's very exciting. i mean, you know, adrenalin is flowing. we're ready to go. hopefully when we get there, we'll be ready to go right when we get there. if they need us to start dropping today, we can start helping out. watching the news and seeing everything that's going on out there, and so we have just been waiting for the call. as soon as we got it, we're ready to go. we're all experienced so we have been through it before. but the biggest thing is we are thinking if we can do o
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Jul 19, 2012 9:00am EDT
>>> good morning to you. thank you for being with us. i'm carol costello. >>> we begin today in bulgaria, still reeling from what the nation's interior minister says was a suicide bombing on a bus filled with israeli tourists. new developments continue to come in to cnn, but here's what we know right now. new security footage shows a man who bulgarian officials say is responsible for the attack. you see him there. in a surprising twist, this man was carrying a michigan driver's license, which fbi officials have now identified as a fake. seven people confirmed dead in the attack, including the bomber. 36 others wounded. three of them serious. let's bring in our reporter on the ground in bulgaria. let's talk about this fake michigan driver's license. any idea how this man got a hold of it? >> reporter: we really don't know. and of course we can't even tell whether or not he is american, if it's a fake i.d. all we really know is what we see on that security camera video that's come in from the airport. and basically it shows a man who could be an ordinary backpacker tourist. and th
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Jul 3, 2012 9:00am EDT
they need us to start dropping today, we can start helping out. watching the news and seeing everything that's going on out there, and so we have just been waiting for the call. as soon as we got it, we're ready to go. we're all experienced so we have been through it before. but the biggest thing is we are thinking if we can do our job and do it right, we'll be able to stop it, and you know, hopefully wherever we put the retardant down is where the flames will stop and they won't go any further. if it works out right, it will burn itself out. >> that was paul miceal, sadly dead this morning. he was aboard that c-130 that crashed that. crash does underscore concerns about the ageing fleet of those c-130s. today the air force has grounded all of them. pentagon correspondent chris lawrence is joining us now to tell us more. good morning, chris. >> carol, this is taking a major weapon out of the inventory, so to speak, when it comes to fighting these wildfires. these c-130s were patrolling over four states. wildfires raging over four states. they can drop about, you know, 3,000 g
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Jul 5, 2012 10:00am PDT
for his deception. he uses these words very strong words and again saying that he tried to manipulate the system. and so now, when he gets out not only does he have to come up with 10% nonrefundable of that $1 million bond, he has harsh restriction restrictions placed on him. before george zimmerman could go anywhere to be in hiding, but now we are finding that he cannot leave the county. the judge says that you cannot leave this county, and there are all sorts of other restrictions placed on him. he cannot engage in criminal activity. he cannot have contact with the victim's family, and he will have electronic monitoring and he has to report on pretrial releases every 48 hours socht it is tight now, and tight on the freedom and something that the judge said here really jumped out at us, and he said that the defendant was preparing to flee to avoid prosecution, but plans were thwarted. >> so he actually believes he was a flight risk. >> that is what the judge is saying here, and those are his exact words and he does not offer any details about why he thought that, but now we are findi
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Jul 22, 2012 8:00am EDT
is inside of the apartment. elaborate trap. jars with liquid, and gun powder. tell us more of what is inside. >> well, sure. police deskrcribe the first tri wire at the front door as designed to kill the first person that entered it, and then throughout the rest of the apartment, more trip wires including devices described as aerial shells used in fireworks which are tubes about the diameter of a golf ball that have black powder or some propellant explosive in it to shoot shrapnel out to anyone who enters. and also water devices that are incendiary devices that had accelerants such as gasoline that would cause the propulsion type things. it is good for the investigators as they search for a motive and try to put a case together. excellent for them that they didn't have the whole thing blow up or have fires that may have destroyed the valuable resources in there perhaps a computer or notebooks or things like that which can help them to piece things together. >> and what about the neighbors? what are they saying about him? did he leave the apartment much or was he a bit of a recluse
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Jul 31, 2012 10:00am PDT
lot of us tied to our smartphones these days, avoiding social media for the olympics might almost seem impossible and the use of social media skyrocketing in the four years since the games in beijing. look at this. 2 wha 2008, twitter had 300,000 tweets per day. today there are 400 million per day. and facebook had 100 million active users. so now that number is up to 900 million. joining us to talk about the games, social media, justin peters, an editor at the columbia journal review and he's covering the games for slate. nice to see you here. how do you actually maneuver all of this? you can get it real time. >> everything, yeah. >> yeah. so how do you prevent from being a spoiler? >> it is not easy. but you can try. what you got to do is unplug, right? if you're really adamant you don't want to know anything about what is happening in the olympics until 7:00 at night, you got to stay away from twitter, got to disconnect from facebook, got to walk down the street with earmuffs on or something, do everything you can to try to avoid getting the news broken before you want to hear
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Jul 22, 2012 5:00pm EDT
. >> keep us posted. we'll be covering that and presenting live coverage we can on that court appear rns tomorrow. >>> the youngest victim of this massacre was a six-year-old girl who loved school and loved playing dressup. veronica moser-sullivan was at the batman movie with her mom. her mother was critically wounded in the shooting. her aunt said the little girl just learned to swim and was very excited about life. she was an only child. her mother remains hospitalized. >>> some wounded in the theater that night are describing in vivid detail how they narrowly escaped death. live from aurora where they are preparing for a vigil as well this evening. i imagine people coming together will find comfort as best they can. >> reporter: they going to try to. we are going to see all levels of the state try to come together. we will see the governor, mayor, victims, first responders, family members trying to take the first step of healing. what we are also seeing and hearing from the people who actually survived this shooting is extraordinary tales of heroism. we met a man who took three differ
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Jul 23, 2012 1:00am PDT
for us tonight. >>> good evening, everyone,'re live in aurora, colorado. the collective grief in the face of this terrible tragedy. this evening they gathered as one mmunity and they shared their sadness. thousands of aurora residents, they mayor and governor got together to remember the 12 people killed in friday's movie theater massacre. to see their faces and hear their names. >> micayla medek, veronica moser-sullivan, alex sullivan, alexander teves -- >> we will remember. >> and rebecca wingo. >> we will remember. >> and the mayor tonight of aurora peeking about his community. saying he did not want to talk about the suspect in all of this. this was a tribute to the families, the people who lost their lives to those who were injured. >> tonight we honor loved ones no longer with us. tonight we support the survivors. tonight we reach out to each other and love each other and love our neighbors. and demonstrate what it means to be a community of good caring and loving people. >> good caring, and loving people. and the mayor saying this community not defined by the tragedy, they're
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Jul 7, 2012 7:00am EDT
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Jul 10, 2012 10:00am PDT
jihadist accused of plotting to use model airplanes loaded with explosives to attack the pentagon and capitol has now agreed to a plea deal. according to the justice department, he's going to plead guilty to two of six charges and faces 17 years in prison. he was arrested this september as a result of an undercover fbi investigation. >>> the best view in washington, d.c., going to be off limits for just a little bit longer. that is because the washington monument will be closed for repairs for at least another year, maybe until 2014. it's been shut down since an earthquake hit d.c. last august. >>> and members of congress hard at work right now, maybe. house members are gearing up for a five-hour debate on a bill that would repeal obama-care. we are talking about the health care reform law that the supreme court just ruled constitutional. so get this, when the house votes tomorrow, it's going to be their 33rd attempt to repeal this law. it passed only one time but was dead on arrival in the senate. still, has not stopped the republican-controlled house for bringing it up for a vote 29
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Jul 6, 2012 1:00pm EDT
worse, and it didn't. so it could have been worse. >> it could have been worse, and tell us ho it is worse for particular groups, because it is an uneven recovery here. >> it is very uneven. it is uneven across the sectors and part of the problem is that we get one sector of the economy engaged and the other sector is not, and vice versa, and uneven across the groups. with see the particular time when we look at for example whites, their unemployment remains the same. and latinos remains the same, but among african-americans, it increased significantly from 13.6% to 14.4%, so there is a lot of unevenness in this economy. >> which sekers to benefited here, because it seems that the kinds of jobs that people have are in service industries and temporary and not well paying jobs and not a lot of job security. >> you are exactly right, suzanne. they are in temporary help services with si t s wits which increase in jobs. and now looking at the reverse of that and where we would have liked to have seen the jobs created is in construction and only 2,000 jobs there because construction almost
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Jul 12, 2012 11:00am EDT
, i know you were joining us on this conversation, we're waiting for joe biden to step up to the mike. what do you think about president obama sending joe biden to this event? >> well, you know, vice presidents are good for a few things. you send them to the burials of foreign leaders and the places you don't want to go. we were just seeing pictures from a few minutes ago at the auditorium and there's a lot of empty seats. i don't know if it's biden or -- people seem to be running late for joe biden today. i think that might explain some of the delay. there's a lot of empty chairs in that room right now. >> well, ladies, i am going to please ask you to stand by while those seats do get filled and they obviously get the lights ready for joe biden to step up to the mikes there at the naacp. donna, ana, stay with me. we will join the speech and we'll talk about it afterwards. in >>> meanwhile, it's damming, it's scathing, and it's what a lot of people already suspected. we're talking about louis freeh and his investigation into the jerry sandusky case. his report just issued a short whil
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Jul 31, 2012 9:00am PDT
and we are quoting here, my achievements derive from diligence and hard work. i will never use drugs. the chinese team is extremely strict on doping control. so i can assure you that it is not an issue with us. and women's gymnastics, the team finals happening right now. if the u.s. wins, it will be their first team gold since 1996. we'll keep you posted on that one. i want to go back to the swimming. the women's 200 meter freestyle happening in about two hours. 17-year-old american missy franklin, she is taking on the world record holder, that is fredricka pell greeny of italy. in men's swimming, michael phelps could win two medals today. first up, the 200 meter butterfly. if he pulls it off, he jumps back into the pool for the relay. if he wins both, he'll have a record 19 olympic gold medals. wow. zain has the best assignment ever. wish i was there. missy franklin this young american swimmer. there is a lot to her story and some of it involves a little embarrassment for nbc as well. tell us what happened. >> yeah, it was a bit of a messup on nbc's part. basically they aired
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Jul 8, 2012 2:00pm PDT
afghanistan and a professor of south asian affairs at georgetown joining us from washington. this videotape was one thing. if you have wonder is this an anomaly or common place in afghanistan? >> i guess i would like to expand the context of this a little bit. with absolute agreement that the taliban are savages. i think there is a tendency to look at this and say this is something that only the taliban do. this is something that happens routinely in afghanistan. human rights organizations will frequently fight the number of women throughout the course of their life will experience some brutality. it is not just the taliban. the northern alliance has been equally awful in the way they kept young boys as sex slaves and continue to do so. what we are really looking at in afghanistan is the whole series of social practices that center around notions of honor. people are much more reliant upon local institutions than federal structures. we'll see not only by the way in afghanistan but also in pakistan if a woman is accused of having some sort of sexual infidelity they will go to some tribal cou
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Jul 28, 2012 11:00am PDT
does tell us for sure is that he was seeking psychiatric care from this professor at the university. and that he did write some sort of thing in this notebook. beyond that, we're really not certain. we don't know how long he was seeing the psychiatrist terrorist or why. we have no indication at all that he was seeing her because he had any inclinations of doing violence or schizophrenia even though that was an expertise of the doctor's. still a lot to learn really about what was in this thoet book and why he was seeing the psychiatrist. >> and do we even know that he was seeing him as a patient or if he was seeing him as a student because he did do some studies that involved the university of colorado? >> reporter: and it's noted in these court documents that she sees students for both reasons, but it did say that he was seeing her as a patient. >> all right, jim spell man, thanks so much for that update. >>> meantime three of the 12 colorado shooting victims are being remembered in special services today. in texas, powerful words during a service for jessica ghawi from her brother.
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